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Nagpur Cop Hangs Self, Names 3 Colleagues in Suicide Note, Probe Underway

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A probe has begun into why Harshal Lekurwale (34), originally from Amravati district, took this extreme step, the Gittikhadan police station official added.

A constable attached to Shanti Nagar police station in Nagpur allegedly hanged himself at his home on Saturday and a note recovered from the room stated that he was being harassed by some colleagues over duty hours, an official said.

A probe has begun into why Harshal Lekurwale (34), originally from Amravati district, took this extreme step, the Gittikhadan police station official added.

"He has named three officers in the suicide note. A case of accidental death has been registered and probe is underway," the official said.

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first published:December 19, 2020, 23:02 IST